How to Plan Long-term Travel in Europe

I got a question from a fellow female traveler recently about how to manage traveling in Europe for four months. Or should she spend two months in Europe and two months in Southeast Asia? Well, those are excellent questions, and I have some strong opinions about that! So I’ve written up this guide to long-termContinue reading “How to Plan Long-term Travel in Europe”

6 Winter Days in Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Looking for a winter wonderland? One that’s really fairytale material? Look no farther than Europe! My sweet husband Steve and I had a fun and unexpectedly exciting time in Switzerland and Liechtenstein this past January, and we highly recommend the experience! Here’s an itinerary for your own trip to this Alpine winter playground! Day 1: ArriveContinue reading “6 Winter Days in Switzerland and Liechtenstein”

What Women Pack for Winter in Europe

It’s the dream! Winter in Europe is full of snowy mountain villages, Christmas markets, world-class ski and winter sports resorts, and in some countries… reindeer!

Solo Travel: Switzerland

Updated April 2020. Switzerland was my first experience in Europe, and I’ve been sold ever since! I mean, chocolate, cheese, bread, scenery… what’s not to love? It’s an incredibly safe place to travel solo, even for women, and I’ve been back many times since that first trip! Here’s everything you need to know to startContinue reading “Solo Travel: Switzerland”

What to Eat in Switzerland

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! This week it’s all about the incredible cheeses, chocolates, breads, and more incredible foods Switzerland has to offer! Breakfast It’s the most important meal of the day, and the Swiss do it best! I don’t know what’s in the grass they feed these cows, but the milk, cheese, yogurt, etc.,Continue reading “What to Eat in Switzerland”

Winter Packing for Men: Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Updated April 2020. It’s What I Wore Wednesday! Or rather, What He Wore Wednesday. If you’ve been following along on Facebook and Instagram, you know we just got home from an amazing time in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. I’ve already let you in on my wardrobe and winter packing tips for ladies, but boys need to keepContinue reading “Winter Packing for Men: Switzerland and Liechtenstein”

What to Know Before You Visit Switzerland

Happy Travel Tip Tuesday! If you’ve been following along on Instagram or Facebook, you know my sweet husband and I just got back from a whirl-wind trip in Switzerland and Liechtenstein! This was not the first time in Switzerland for either of us; in fact, we got engaged here in December 2013! This was ourContinue reading “What to Know Before You Visit Switzerland”

Winter Packing for Ladies: Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Updated April 2020. It’s What I Wore Wednesday, friends! This week it’s all about packing lightly but warmly–I’m off to Switzerland and Liechtenstein for some wintry fun! Packing for cold weather destinations is often daunting. How will you ever fit all those layers and heavy gear into a carry-on?! Well, here’s how I did it,Continue reading “Winter Packing for Ladies: Switzerland and Liechtenstein”

What I Ate: Iconic Eats

Originally published in August 2017. Updated April 2020. It’s a very special What I Ate Wednesday… It’s my birthday! This year I’m celebrating with some of my favorite and most iconic “eats” around the world. When one thinks of Paris, they think of the Eiffel Tower… and a macaron. When one thinks of England, theyContinue reading “What I Ate: Iconic Eats”